The Live & Learn Stage takes a hands on approach, so you'll come away feeling knowledgeable and confident about each topic!
Jenn Pike, Medical Exercise Specialist, Holistic Nutrition and Lifestyle Expert and Bestselling author of “The Simplicity Project~ A Simple, No-Nonsense Approach To Losing Weight & Changing Your Body Forever! Jenn is the founder of The Simplicity Project and her revolutionary women’s health course The Hormone Project.
Her true passion is educating young girls and women on the incredible knowledge and power their bodies hold.
Jenn is host of Simplicity TV, an International Speaker and regularly contributes her holistic expertise to publications, television and radio shows such as Breakfast Television, Global, CTV, CHCH and Rogers. Jenn sits on the Advisory Board for STRONG Fitness Magazine as contributing Holistic Nutritionist.
As an inspired Wife and Mom of two she understand that true wellbeing is a journey to be enjoyed not a struggle to be forced.
Jenn inspires women and Mama’s to create more Simplicity and Ease in all you do.
Jenn Pike Speaker Spotlight
On Friday November 16 from 12:30 p.m. to 1:30 p.m., visit Jenn at the Speaker Spotlight, booth 268 (across from the Live & Learn Stage) to chat with her one-on-one, get your copy of The Simplicity Project~ A Simple, No-Nonsense Approach To Losing Weight & Changing Your Body Forever signed and learn more about her nourishing your body and supporting your health as a woman.
He recognizes that choosing the right car seat can be an overwhelming and daunting task and he enjoys taking the time to educate. His patience to answer any questions that parents may have gives them the confidence to make informed decisions when it comes to car seats and strollers.
Valerie Wood, ERT
Canadian Red Cross Instructor, Emergency Medical Responder and mom (ages 6, 7, 16, & 19,) Valerie knows far too well how fast life can change and why knowing what to do can make all the difference.
Lisa Canning is a parenting, interior design and lifestyle expert. For the last ten years, she has balanced running multiple businesses with her growing family of seven children ages nine and under.
In her soon-to-be released book, The Possibility Mom: How to be a Great Mom and Pursue Your Dreams at the Same Time, she shares her philosophy on work-life balance, motivation, and daily habits that deliver results. Lisa believes that while motherhood is hard, it doesn't have to be hard all the time.
Learn more about Lisa's time saving, parenting and productivity strategies at lisacanning.ca
Lisa Canning Speaker Spotlight
Are you a tired mom longing for more me time? Ever wanted to start your own business, but have no idea how to do it with small kids at home? Do you desire to re-enter the work force, but feel like you have been in a "mom-rut" for too long you have no idea what your passions are anymore? Do you work outside the home and are desperate for some sanity and time management hacks? Lisa Canning can help. Mom of 7 children, Lisa Canning has built her 6-figure interior design business while raising children at the same time. She has learned hard lessons in regards to time management, self-care and managing mom-guilt, and will coach you on how to follow your passions and meet your goals, but not at the expense of your family.
Sign up for Lisa's Mini Sessions here: bit.ly/lisababytimecoachingnovember
Briana Santoro & Esther Epp
Briana Santoro is a Certified Nutritionist, leading health and wellness speaker, and the author of the #1 Best Selling cookbook Get Naked In The Kitchen – Healthy Recipes That Are Proud To Bare It All.
Esther Epp is a Certified Nutritionist, a Registered Kinesiologist, public speaker, and she teaches at the Institute of Holistic Nutrition.
Both Esther and Briana live in Toronto, they each have 2 kids, and they love to get messy in the kitchen.
Friday @ 3:30pm: Introducing solids: signs of readiness, feeding schedules and optimizing nutrients in first foods - Briana Santoro & Esther Epp, Superfood Babies
Saturday @ 2:30pm: Most important prenatal nutrition strategies to grow a healthy baby - Briana Santoro & Esther Epp, Superfood Babies
Sunday @ 3:30pm: Introducing solids: signs of readiness, feeding schedules and optimizing nutrients in first foods - Briana Santoro & Esther Epp, Superfood Babies
Samantha is also one of the co-founders of Bellies Inc., the creators of the AB Tank Complete System, the most comprehensive, holistic system that combines restorative exercises and abdominal wrapping to help women build core confidence from pregnancy through motherhood.
Samantha is known extensively in her field and has appeared on Breakfast Television, CTV News, Canada AM, CHCH and Rogers Daytime. She was also the resident fitness expert on the Marilyn Denis Show, a national award winning lifestyle show across Canada, from 2013-2017.
Samantha Montpetit-Huynh Speaker Spotlight
On Sunday November 18 from 3:30 p.m. to 4:30 p.m., visit Sam at the Speaker Spotlight, booth 268 (across from the Live & Learn Stage)
Its great for promoting bonding, including tons of skin to skin contact and two way communication. Swimming also promotes physical, emotional and intellectual development. Above all, swimming with your baby should be a relaxing, safe and fun experience for both you and baby.
There is so much to consider before you get in the pool, it can all seem a little overwhelming. Not to worry, we are here to help!
We will cover a wide range of topics to help you get ready for your first dip. When is the right age to start? What kind of pools are safe for my baby? What about health and vaccinations? Do we take lessons or just go for a swim? What do we wear? What if I cant swim?
Come and learn from our expertise and experience so you and your little one can have an incredible, valuable, relaxing and fun time in the water.